Fritz Becker

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Fritz Becker (13 September 1888 – 22 February 1963) was a German professional footballer.

He played for FC Germania 1894 Frankfurt before moving to FC Frankfurter Kickers (later to be known as Eintracht Frankfurt). He played for the Frankfurt club from 1904 to 1921.[1]

Becker represented Germany in their first international match against Switzerland, a friendly played on April 5, 1908 in which he scored the first ever goal for Germany. Despite scoring twice for his country, Becker ended up on the losing side with Germany going down 5-3.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Eintracht Frankfurt history". Archived from the original on 2 December 2006. Retrieved 25 January 2007. 
  2. ^ "German national team record 1908" (in German). Retrieved 25 January 2007.